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Tips for fat biking with children

If your family, like ours, welcomed a few new fat bikes over the holidays, it’s time to get outside and ride. Here are a few tips, and photos, from our recent fat biking fun: Other tips Keep it short – Don’t try to take a multi-hour trek your first time out. Start small – 30 minutes to an… Continue Reading Tips for fat biking with children Continue Reading Tips for fat biking with children
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Saddle Height For Kids

I constantly see kids riding with their saddle’s too low.  As a reminder, bike seats are called saddles since they are straddled and not meant to carry all your weight which is actually shared by your arms and legs.  However, the part that holds the saddle is still called a seat post. Smaller kids riding… Continue Reading Saddle Height For Kids Continue Reading Saddle Height For Kids
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Cycling Shorts – Bibs or Not?

If you’re in the market for cycling shorts, you may have seen that there are two types to choose from – regular and bibs.  I know there are many riders out there who ride regular shorts and keep wondering if they should try bibs. As you may know, bib shorts simply add suspenders to a… Continue Reading Cycling Shorts – Bibs or Not? Continue Reading Cycling Shorts – Bibs or Not?
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Going Bare In Bike Shorts

Last year a friend started road riding, and he purchased a pair of cycling shorts and other accessories such as a helmet and gloves.  It wasn’t until after a few rides that I heard him complaining about chaffing and sore spots.  At that moment I was transported back 25 years to my first pair of… Continue Reading Going Bare In Bike Shorts Continue Reading Going Bare In Bike Shorts
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